Editorials

Hamtramck is not alone in facing a thorny financial problem

This week city officials took their first step in ensuring the city’s pension fund will remain solvent. It’s a problem many communities – and even the state itself…

City councilmembers were elected to lead – now is the time

At this point, it appears city officials will vote down allowing medical marijuana dispensaries and grow facilities to operate here in Hamtramck. Or, they may simply shelve the…

News

City officials snuff out medical marijuana dispensaries

City officials snuff out medical marijuana dispensaries

      By Charles Sercombe Medical marijuana card holders will have to continue to…

A public shaming: Food stamp schemers must admit guilt

By Charles Sercombe Four Bangladeshi market owners who were convicted of food stamp fraud were…

Hamtramck election results … Updated 11/9/18

Hamtramck election results … Updated 11/9/18

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck voters came out in droves on Election Day (Nov. 6)…

Hamtramck election results could take some time

Hamtramck election results could take some time

  By Charles Sercombe Looking for election results for Hamtramck? Word is, it could take…

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Business

Market owner gives thanks back to customers for Thanksgiving

Market owner gives thanks back to customers for Thanksgiving

    By Charles Sercombe For 45 years Mike Kizy and his family have operated Sam’s Market at Commor and Fleming. It’s probably not going out on a…

In Hamtramck, not all rats are bad news

In Hamtramck, not all rats are bad news

    By Joe Anthony Myrick The Review Special Writer What do you get when you put a rat inside of a pharmacy? You get Hamtramck’s brand new…

Le Detroit Macaron celebrates a sweet one-year anniversary

Le Detroit Macaron celebrates a sweet one-year anniversary

By Sam Corey Review Special Writer The room inside Le Detroit Macaron is covered with cream-filled eggshells and, on this particular day, a lot of packaging. Ribbons, small…

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Hamtramck celebrates Veterans Day

Hamtramck celebrates Veterans Day

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck veterans and residents gathered on Saturday morning to salute those who served. The Hamtramck Allied Veterans…

News

Future of dispensaries is doubtful

Future of dispensaries is doubtful

    By Charles Sercombe The chances of Hamtramck allowing medical marijuana dispensaries looks pretty iffy at this point. According to sources, a majority of city councilmembers…

Features

Complete streets now: lives depend on it

Complete streets now: lives depend on it

  By Walter Wasacz A comprehensive strategic transportation and urban mobility plan was published earlier this month by the City of Detroit. Using Complete Streets principles —…

Editorials

Election 2018: Our endorsements for local office

There are two local elections coming up on Election Day, Nov. 6. One race is for the Hamtramck Public School Board and the other is for Hamtramck…

Sports

Frontier soccer team scores an upset in state championship play

Frontier soccer team scores an upset in state championship play

    By Ian Perrotta Before last Saturday (Nov. 3), most people had never heard of Frontier International Academy. It only took 90 minutes to change that.…